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​C.A.R.E. (Christians Actively Reaching Everyone) Ministry meets each Thursday at 5:30 PM.   “People don’t care how much you know until they know how much you care.”




 



 






The First Baptist Church of Mountain City is the oldest congregation in Johnson County, Tennessee

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Wednesday Services

6:30 PM | Children In Action
7:00 PM | Worship Service Adult

7:00 PM | Youth Bible Study

Community Service

Our outreach programs help us bring the gospels to life every month.

. Click on the Worship With Us link for this weeks Sunday bulletin! Read the Pastor's devotional updated weekly below.'

Teen Programs

Our youth programs help teens learn to navigate those toughest of years.

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COMMENTS FROM THE PASTOR:


                We are teaching through the Book of Nehemiah on Wednesday nights.  I hope you will make plans to come out and join in with us as we study this very contemporary book.

                2018 presents us with a grand new opportunity to reach out with the Gospel of Jesus Christ and to reach in with the encouraging Word of God’s faithfulness.  I hope you will resolve with me to abide more in Christ as we know that the only way to live a victorious Christian life is to yield to the Christ who lives in us.

                Thank you for all your prayers, cards, and well-wishing comments while I was out sick, you are so encouraging and loving.

 

Devotional:

I John 3:9a, “Whosoever is born of God doth not commit sin.”

                I remember reading this verse just after becoming a Christian and thinking, boy am I in trouble.  I don’t know about you but I do know about me and the tendency to sin is ever present even after coming to the Lord for salvation.  Does this mean that I have to be perfect and never again make a mistake?  If being sinless is the only way to truly be saved, I’m hurting.  Did you know that being sinless is the only way to be like Christ?  Being sinless is not a demand on me, it is a demand on Christ, being a Christian is Christ who is sinless in me, and the more I abide in Him, I find that I sin less.  Christians should not practice a sinful life style.  If you are living in blatant sin and are not being convicted by the Holy Spirit, you are lost in your sin and you need Salvation.

 

In Closing:

I John 2:3, “And hereby we do know that we know him, if we keep his commandments.  He that saith, I know him, and keepeth not his commandments, is a liar, and the truth is not in him.”

 

                                In Christ, Ricky

 

Our faith community welcomes you, and your family. First Baptist Church is located at the Intersection of Highways 421 and 418/67 in Mountain City Tennessee.



Sunday Services


9:30 AM | Sunday  School
10:30  AM | Sunday Worship Service

6:00 PM | Adult Bible Study
7:00 PM | Sunday Evening Worship Service